Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) Share Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $9.76. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage shares last traded at $9.70, with a volume of 1,101 shares.

The company has a current ratio of 1.42, a quick ratio of 0.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38. The stock has a market cap of $226.79 million, a PE ratio of 25.97 and a beta of 1.09. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $9.86.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 1st. The specialty retailer reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $224.41 million for the quarter. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had a net margin of 1.13% and a return on equity of 6.71%. On average, research analysts anticipate that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc will post 0.4 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Victory Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 23.8% in the 1st quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 11,908 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 2,288 shares in the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. acquired a new stake in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage during the second quarter worth about $196,000. Squarepoint Ops LLC acquired a new stake in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage during the fourth quarter worth about $197,000. Bank of Montreal Can raised its stake in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 109.0% during the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 19,692 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $235,000 after acquiring an additional 10,271 shares during the period. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage during the second quarter worth about $238,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 36.90% of the company’s stock.

About Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, retails natural and organic groceries, and dietary supplements in the United States. The company's stores offer natural and organic grocery products, such as organic produce; bulk food products; private label products; dry, frozen, and canned groceries; meat and seafood products; dairy products, dairy substitutes, and eggs; prepared foods; bread and baked products; beverages; and beer, wine, and hard cider products.

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